Weather

Western Bass Strait marine weather

Forecast

Northeasterly about 10 knots increasing to 10/15 knots in the evening. Winds reaching up to 20 knots in the east in the late evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore later in the evening. Swell: Southwesterly 3 metres inshore, increasing to 3/4 metres offshore. Outlook Thursday: Northeasterly 15/20 knots increasing to 20/25 knots in the morning. Winds reaching up to 30 knots in the far west in the early afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 3/4 metres, decreasing to 2.5/3 metres during the morning. Outlook Friday: Northerly 15/25 knots shifting southwesterly 10/20 knots in the afternoon. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing below 1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 2/2.5 metres. Outlook Saturday: Southwesterly 10/15 knots turning westerly 15/25 knots during the morning. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres during the afternoon.
Issued Wed 16:40 EST

Seas

Swell

Up to 1.5m Up to 4.0m, SW

Winds

Wednesday NE 20 kts
Thursday NE 30 kts
Friday N 15/25 kts
Saturday W 15/25 kts

Tides

Port Fairy
Low Wed 20:36 (0.4m)
High Thu 02:49 (1.0m)
Low Thu 08:58 (0.5m)
High Thu 14:27 (0.9m)

Coastal Wind Reports

Location Period Direction Speed Gusts
Cape Nelson 20:10 NE 6kt NE 6kt 7kt
Cape Otway 20:10 NE 11kt NE 11kt 12kt
Portland 20:10 ENE 5kt ENE 5kt 5kt
Warrnambool 20:10 NE 5kt NE 5kt 6kt
Port Fairy 20:10 E 6kt E 6kt 6kt